Thursday, July 30, 2009

The Thing Around Your Neck : review

"It is one of the things she has come to love about America, the abundance of unreasonable hope," writes Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie in "Imitation," one of 12 compelling, often emotionally wrenching, stories in her powerful new collection, "The Thing Around Your Neck."

Here's my review of this fine new book from The Oregonian on 7/26/09.